All posts tagged blockbuster

The 4 Most Disappointing Films of 2018

2018 had a few good surprises as far as films go, but there have also been some major let-downs that underwhelmed me greatly. These are in no particular order: Jurassic […]

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s Career Problem

Everyone probably knows about Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, the former wrestler turned movie star who has become so bankable that he can sell people on a film based on his […]

Exclusive Review: Aquaman – dive into an escapist world

This film adaptation of the Aquaman comics marks the 6th instalment in the contentious DC extended universe series, that has had many highs and lows. Whilst Wonder Woman (2017) was […]

Exclusive Review of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Crimes of Grindlewald

After the Harry Potter series finished it’s run in 2011, you would have thought that we would have never seen another film set in that world. But 5 years later, […]

Double Exclusive Review: Venom & A Star Is Born.

Venom A film about Eddie Brock/Venom, Spider-Man’s famous foe, has been in the works ever since his appearance in Spider-Man 3. Whilst Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios decided to share […]

It’s sink or swim, and prehistoric shark film, The Meg, swims!

Killer shark films are so common these days that their overall quality has drastically declined. A genre that was popularised by Steven Spielberg with Jaws, a masterpiece, is now one […]

Mission Impossible: Fallout – A franchise not yet ready to bomb

Mission Impossible is one of the most definitive spy-action franchises, perhaps second only to James Bond. The franchise started as a one-off adaption of a television series and quickly became its […]

The First Purge, a step backwards for the franchise

Let’s be honest, did anybody see The Purge (2013) and expect sequels? They are built upon a ridiculous premise and the series started with, what is essentially, a poorly done […]

Reviewing The Incredibles: The best superhero film of all time?

The Incredibles premiered in November 2004 and instantly earned its status as a beloved animated classic. Written and directed by Brad Bird (director of The Iron Giant, Ratatouille), the film […]